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Blue's Bayou Cafe

899 Marchant Rd., Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1B5, Canada
+1 250-544-1194
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“jambalaya” (44 reviews)
“cornbread” (9 reviews)
“crab cakes” (10 reviews)
Closed
11:30 - 20:00All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
899 Marchant Rd., Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1B5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 163 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visiting Victoria for first time. This cafe was recommended by several locals. Floats on Brentwood Bay. We sat outside at sunset & the view was spectacular. Cajun food was excellent.

Thank EddieTrayler
Reviewed 4 days ago

A great little restaurant perched out over the water where we decided to stop for lunch after visiting the Butchart Gardens. We were warmly greeted by very friendly staff and given a table right out on the patio near the water. The menu is not...More

Thank jennymcnicol
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to this restaurant on the water in Brentwood Bay on a beautiful, sunny afternoon. Looked like a great place to sit back, relax and enjoy a good meal. But such was not the case. Had two children with us. There are no fries in...More

Thank Hongkng
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This out-of-the-way, quaint restaurant on Brentwood Bay gets a "Gold Medal" from me. Ambience and food are both first-class. What better way to spend a warm, summer's evening, than having dinner on verandah that is situated on stilts driven into the waters on the shoreline....More

Thank DFL49
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch was ok. Other than having something with some sort of seafood, there was only one thing available to try. Husband had a dish with alligator in it. He enjoyed it even thou there wasn't much in it.

Thank Irene R
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This is a neighbourhood gem. It presents as a real casual atmosphere and you can certainly enjoy some casual creole food but wow, expect to be happily surprised with some delicious gourmet food with the dinner entrees. We love this wee spot in our gorgeous...More

Thank Kathryn-and-Rob
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Recommended by the Inn on Laurel Point boys... I was coming to scenic Brentwood Bay anyway so stopped in for a bite... food was very average, not sure I would ever try the crazy drive to the parking lot again to experience more of the...More

Thank Pam W
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Want to impress your sicnificant other? Take them here for diner then to the Buchart Gardens. In the summer get a table on the out door dock/patio. The food is amazing. Its a cajun inspired Restaurant . Ive eaten in many restaurants in New Orleans...More

Thank jar0sw
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We arrived early when they opened for dinner and had the entire place to ourselves for about 30 minutes. Then it began to fill up, as we knew that it would from other reviews. We shared a full rack of ribs and had cornbread and...More

Thank Gdalelovers
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We chose Blue's Bayou Cafe based on the Trip Advisor reviews and some friends' suggestions. While the place is truly funky with an exceptional view of the bay we found the food just alright. I started with the crab cakes which were certainly fresh but...More

Thank Findlak
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Merolis
17 July 2016|
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Response from Gina G | Reviewed this property |
There was plenty of selection on the menu. I believe you could view their menu online.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 899 Marchant Rd., Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1B5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Central Saanich
  • Phone Number: +1 250-544-1194
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